But, as the French put it: But even with a limousine, getting out of the car and walking the few steps past the paparazzi must be a challenge. Were they works of art? Pin-thin balancing acts are demanded for Roger Vivier. Naomi Campbell stumbles on the catwalk. From the boardroom to the political stage we can take anything that men can do in our stride. What a disaster to fall off super-high platforms on to the ground!
Daphne Guinness wearing her trademark heel-less shoe, by Noritaka Tatehana Sometimes I despise myself for not taking a more feminist attitude. Except, if in super-high heels, to dash forward, run away or kick ourselves out of trouble. Were they works of art? No wonder the soles are blood-red! What a disaster to fall off super-high platforms on to the ground! Torture via a pair of Christian Louboutins. Or as torturous as those historic Chinese feet bound to stunt their growth? Stilettos are erotic, acting as tools of sexual arousal. Vivienne Westwood fashion show, The famous Vivienne Westwood Super Elevated platform Naomi was wearing when she fell over in That was back in , 21 years ago, but what have we learned since then? Even Miuccia Prada, a trailblazer for women in every other way, lures us with mad and immodest footwear; think of the fetishistic Prada shoes shaped like racing-car tail fins. Often women did not then have the chance to stand up, as it were, for themselves. The order books are closed. Nicholas Kirkwood might make some sensible flat shoes, but there are also metallic pin heels and wedges thicker than a club sandwich. It could be a rerun of that infamous picture of Naomi Campbell in a heap on the runway at a Vivienne Westwood show. I can accept torturous designs from the past. Now we women have earned the right to dress how we want. Any high heel makes thighs tighten as the body sways. Read on, tomorrow, about fashion on the other foot…. Six films by artists, inspired by high heels, will also be on show. From the boardroom to the political stage we can take anything that men can do in our stride. Pin-thin balancing acts are demanded for Roger Vivier. But even with a limousine, getting out of the car and walking the few steps past the paparazzi must be a challenge. Naomi Campbell stumbles on the catwalk. Perhaps kitten heels really could be as alluring as sexy, high-heeled gladiator sandals. You see the shoe-changers lurking outside any fashionable event. Curator Lisa Small will take us from the historical to the contemporary, from fetish objects to fashion statements.
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